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5/21/2021 LA County reports just 933 ‚Äòbreakthrough‚Äô COVID-19 cases, among 3.3 million vaccinated residents ‚Äì Press Telegram The odds of contracting the coronavirus after being full vaccinated are minuscule, based on data Los Angeles County‚Aos health chief provided Thursday, May 20 ‚Ai and the chances of being hospitalized or dying are even lower.The vaccines are so effective that the county, Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said, has identified just 933 ‚Aubreakthrough‚Au cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus out of more ...
5/21/2021 12 fully vaccinated people died of COVID in L.A. County, showing shots work 'extraordinarily well,' health officials say With millions of people in Los Angeles County now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, public health officials said Thursday evidence is becoming clearer that the shots provide exceptional protection against sickness and death from the virus.Data on ‚Aubreakthrough cases,‚Au or people who test positive for coronavirus despite being vaccinated, shows that only 0.00036% of fully vaccinated people went on to die from the virus, Barbara Ferrer, the county ...
5/21/2021 LA County Reports 933`Breakthrough‚Äô COVID Cases, Among 3.3 Million Vaccinated Residents ‚Äì CBS Los Angeles CBS Local Filed Under: Coronavirus , Covid , VaccineLOS ANGELES (CBSLA) ‚Ai Saying the numbers highlight the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines, Los Angeles County‚Aos public health director said Thursday the county has identified just 933 ‚Aubreakthrough‚Au cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus ‚Ai out of more than 3 million people.Barbara Ferrer said the numbers translate to an infection rate of 0.03% among the ...
5/21/2021 LACo Reports Just 933 `Breakthrough‚Äô COVID Cases, Among 3.3M Vax‚Äôd Residents OCSaying the numbers highlight the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines, Los Angeles County‚Aos public health director said Thursday the county has identified just 933 ‚Aubreakthrough‚Au cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus ‚Ai out of more than 3 million people.Barbara Ferrer said the numbers translate to an infection rate of 0.03% among the nearly 3.3 million people who were fully vaccinated ...
5/21/2021 Angelenos who get vaccinated this weekend could win Lakers season tickets ... public health officials announced Thursday.Included vaccinations sites are those run by L.A. County, the Department of Health Services, and the city of L.A. For a list of included locations, click here .‚AuNot only will you gain a lot of added protection, but you may be that lucky person who gets to watch an amazing basketball team pursue another championship,‚Au Barbara Ferrer, the county‚Aos public health director, said ...
5/21/2021 LA County reports just 933 `breakthrough‚Äô COVID Cases, among 3.3M vax‚Äôd residents Leave a CommentSaying the numbers highlight the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines, Los Angeles County‚Aos public health director said Thursday the county has identified just 933 ‚Aubreakthrough‚Au cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus ‚Ai out of more than 3 million people.Barbara Ferrer said the numbers translate to an infection rate of 0.03% among the nearly 3.3 million people who were ...
5/21/2021 LA reports 933 'breakthrough' COVID cases LOS ANGELES (CNS) √¢‚C¨‚Au Saying the numbers highlight the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines, Los Angeles County's public health director said Thursday the county has identified just 933 "breakthrough" cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus √¢‚C¨‚Au out of more than three million people.Barbara Ferrer said the numbers translate to an infection rate of 0.03% among the nearly 3.3 million people who ...
5/21/2021 LACo Reports Just 933 Breakthrough COVID Cases, Among 3.3M Vax'd Residents | The Patriot KEIB AM 1150 US-HEALTH-VIRUS-VACCINE LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Saying the numbers highlight the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines , Los Angeles County's public health director said the county has identified just 933 ‚Aubreakthrough'' cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus -- out of more than 3 million people. Barbara Ferrer said the numbers translate to an infection rate of 0.03% among the nearly 3.3 million people who were ...
5/21/2021 LA County Reports Just 933 ‚ÄòBreakthrough‚Äô COVID Cases Among 3.3M Vaccinated Residents Posted by Contributing Editor on May 21, 2021 in OC Leave a response Share this article:Saying the numbers highlight the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines, Los Angeles County‚Aos public health director said the county has identified just 933 ‚Aubreakthrough‚Au cases of fully vaccinated residents testing positive for the virus ‚Ai out of more than 3 million people.Barbara Ferrer said the numbers translate to an ...
5/21/2021 0.03% chance: Getting COVID-19 after being vaccinated incredibly rare in L.A. County LA Times ... Public Health.The analysis results are just the latest evidence of the remarkable effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines, and explain why even cautious public health officials have begun to endorse a widespread reopening of the California economy next month.‚AuThese numbers show that the vaccine is working extraordinarily well to prevent infection, illness and death in almost everyone vaccinated,‚Au L.A. County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said.Of the ...
5/21/2021 ??? ‚Äì Twelve fully vaccinated people die of COVID in L.A. County, showing shots work ‚Äòextraordinarily well,‚Äô health officials say ... public health officials said Thursday evidence is becoming clearer that the shots provide exceptional protection against sickness and death from the virus.Data on ‚Aubreakthrough cases,‚Au or people who test positive for coronavirus despite being vaccinated, shows that only 0.00036% of fully vaccinated people went on to die from the virus, Barbara Ferrer, the county‚Aos public health director, said in a news briefing.Of the nearly 3.3 million ...
5/20/2021 Vaccinating young teens could help beat COVID in California - Los Angeles Times LA Times When L.A. County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer announced last week that the county could obtain herd immunity among adults and the oldest teenagers as soon as July , it marked an incredible milestone for a region once positioned as an epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic.But the remarks also raised questions about what role, if any, young people will play in achieving that goal. Adolescents between the ages of ...
5/20/2021 L.A. County Holds Parent Town Hall to Discuss COVID-19 Vaccinations for Children RSS Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer. CourtesyThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health held a COVID-19 vaccination town hall for parents Tuesday night to update the public about the vaccine information for children.Debra Duardo, superintendent of Los Angeles County Office of Education, joined a group of five medical professionals, including Barbara Ferrer, the county Public Health Department‚Aos director, who moderated ...
5/11/2021 L.A. County About 2 Million Adult Vaccinations Away From Herd Immunity L.A. County About 2 Million Adult Vaccinations Away From Herd Immunity Isai Rocha May 11, 2021L.A. County is about 2 million adult vaccinations away from reaching community immunity, or ‚Auherd immunity,‚Au according to L.A. Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer.While updating the county Monday, Ferrer identified the keys to reaching herd immunity, saying that to reach the 80% threshold, 1.5 million more eligible adults would have to be ...
5/11/2021 L.A. County Officials Report No New Healthcare Worker Coronavirus Deaths In Three Weeks On Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) marked the third week without a healthcare worker death due to COVID-19.In a coronavirus update Tuesday, Public Health announced there had ... to get vaccinated,‚Au said Director of Public Health Dr. Barbara Ferrer. ‚AuWith vaccination eligibility set to expand later this week to include adolescents between 12-15 years of age, there will be more opportunities to ...
5/11/2021 L.A. County to hit COVID-19 herd immunity by end of July ... Angeles County could reach herd immunity from the coronavirus among adults and the oldest teenagers by mid- to late July, public health officials said Monday.Herd immunity, sometimes referred to as community immunity, occurs when ... at least one shot, Los Angeles County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said in a news briefing Monday.‚AuAt the rate we‚Aore going, we expect that we can reach this level somewhere in mid ...
5/11/2021 As vaccine demand dips, LA County ‚Äòherd immunity‚Äô now expected in July; death toll tops 24,000 ‚Äì Press Telegram With the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations slowing in Los Angeles County, the public health director said Monday, May 10, that it could take slightly longer than originally anticipated for the region to reach a ... end of June. Speaking to reporters Monday, Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said the county is now predicting a point of ‚Aucommunity immunity‚Au by mid to late July.‚AuWe‚Aore currently getting about 400,000 ...
5/11/2021 L.A. County to hit COVID-19 herd immunity by end of July ‚Äì Los Angeles Times ... Angeles County could reach herd immunity from the coronavirus among adults and the oldest teenagers by mid- to late July, public health officials said Monday.Herd immunity, sometimes referred to as community immunity, occurs when ... at least one shot, Los Angeles County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said in a news briefing Monday.‚AuAt the rate we‚Aore going, we expect that we can reach this level somewhere in mid ...
5/5/2021 Covid has made celebrities out of public officials we‚Äôd never have heard of ‚Äì no wonder they don‚Äôt want restrictions to end ... Barbara Ferrer, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Director, settled in before fawning SoCal reporters for the latest in her mind-numbing M√∂bius strip of press conferences. This grownup with a job she considers essential to her city‚Aos survival proceeded to tell millions of restrictions-weary Angelenos about hungry bunny rabbits.In a failed effort to explain why fully vaccinated men and women who can no longer ...
5/5/2021 Covid has made celebrities out of public officials we‚Äôd never have heard of ‚Äì no wonder they don‚Äôt want restrictions to end ... Barbara Ferrer, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Director, settled in before fawning SoCal reporters for the latest in her mind-numbing M√∂bius strip of press conferences. This grownup with a job she considers essential to her city‚Aos survival proceeded to tell millions of restrictions-weary Angelenos about hungry bunny rabbits.In a failed effort to explain why fully vaccinated men and women who can no longer ...
4/30/2021 Fewer LA County residents are getting vaccinated ‚Äì and Ferrer calls this ‚Äòworrisome‚Äô ‚Äì Press Telegram In a trend described as ‚Auvery worrisome,‚Au the number of people getting their first COVID-19 vaccination at Los Angeles County sites dropped significantly over the past week, marking the first such drop and leading to more calls today for people get the shots and propel the county toward a return to normalcy.County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer didn‚Aot have exact number of how many appointments went ...
4/30/2021 As LA County readies to move to yellow tier vaccinations drop by half ... tier criteria for one more week, the County could enter into the yellow tier in the middle of next week public health officials say.Alarming officials however, is the fact that appointments for the first ... vaccination sites that have not been filled,‚Au said Dr. Barbara Ferrer, the County‚Aos Public Health Director told reporters Thursday.It is likely to mean that for the first time, the county will not ...
4/27/2021 Don‚Äôt You Dare Forget Your Second Vaccine Shot: 278,000 LA County People Tempt Life-Threatening Danger ... Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer.But county figures showed 277,902 people were considered overdue for their second dose.‚AuThere are many reasons why this number might be showing up,‚Au Ferrer said. ‚AuOne is that some of these doses are actually second doses for people who received first dose outside of L.A. County. Another is that people have simply forgotten to get their second dose. Some people may have been ...
4/27/2021 Back For Seconds? Tens Of Thousands In LACo Overdue For Second COVID Shot ... Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer.But county figures showed 277,902 people were considered overdue for their second dose.‚AuThere are many reasons why this number might be showing up,‚Au Ferrer said. ‚AuOne is that some of these doses are actually second doses for people who received first dose outside of L.A. County. Another is that people have simply forgotten to get their second dose. Some people may have been ...
4/27/2021 L.A. County hits yellow tier; widest reopening may come soon - Los Angeles Times LA Times ... Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said Monday, before the new data were unveiled.CaliforniaIn dramatic turnaround, California now has the lowest coronavirus case rate in the U.S.CaliforniaIn dramatic turnaround, California now has the lowest coronavirus case rate in the U.S.Over the last week, California has reported an average of 1,901 new cases per day, a 34% decrease from two weeks ago, according to data compiled by ...